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Church World Service
28606 Phillips Street
P.O. Box 968
Elkhart, IN 46515
tel: (800) 297-1516
fax: (574) 262-0966
EIN: 13-4080201

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Board Leadership

Earl D. Trent, Jr.
Board Chair


John L. McCullough
President, CEO

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International : Development and Relief Services

Church World Service

Working to eradicate hunger and poverty and to promote peace and justice around the world

(out of 100)
Overall 82.20 3 stars
  Financial 75.16 2 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 4 stars
This rating was published 11/01/2015 using data for FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics (Data from FY2014 990)
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
  Administrative Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Primary Revenue Growth -0.1%
  Program Expenses Growth -1.2%
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.09
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Church World Service on the FY2014 990 they filed with the IRS

Income Statement     (FYE 06/2014)

   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $32,121,265
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $45,385,667
Total Contributions $77,506,932
   Program Service Revenue $1,591,349
Total Primary Revenue $79,098,281
   Other Revenue $727,002
TOTAL REVENUE $79,825,283
   Program Expenses $68,568,215
   Administrative Expenses $3,635,177
   Fundraising Expenses $7,615,872
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $6,019
Net Assets $10,199,511


Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 06/2014)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$213,961 0.26% Rev. John L. McCullough President, CEO


Founded in 1946, Church World Service works with partners to eradicate hunger and poverty and to promote peace and justice around the world. CWS meets disaster relief and recovery needs, facilitates sustainable social and economic development, provides assistance and resettlement services to refugees and helps address the root causes of hunger. A cooperative ministry of 36 Christian denominations and communions, CWS sponsors community-wide CROP Hunger Walks across the U.S. to raise awareness and fund to help end hunger locally and globally.

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